You are here » home advanced search search results Atractus matthewi

Atractus matthewi MARKEZICH & BARRIO-AMORÓS, 2004

Can you confirm these amateur observations of Atractus matthewi?

Add your own observation of
Atractus matthewi »

We have no photos, try to find some by Google images search: Google images

Higher TaxaColubridae (Dipsadinae), Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common Names 
SynonymAtractus matthewi MARKEZICH & BARRIO-AMORÓS 2004
Atractus nororientalis SANCHEZ, DE SOUSA, ESQUEDA & MARKEZICH 2004
Atractus matthewi — WALLACH et al. 2014: 75 
DistributionNE Venezuela (Anzoátegui)

Type locality: Venezuela: Carápas Map legend:
TDWG region - Region according to the TDWG standard, not a precise distribution map.

NOTE: TDWG regions are generated automatically from the text in the distribution field and not in every cases it works well. We are working on it.
 
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesHolotype: AMNH R29316 
CommentA. nororientalis has been synonymized with A. matthewi by KOK et al. (2007).

A. nororientalis: Holotype: EBRG 4453; type locality: “hacienda cafetalera La Orquídea, cerro La Laguna, Macizo del Turimiquire. La localidad se encuentra a 1.600 m altitud (10°00’09,2” N y 64°07’45,4” O) y a unos 4,8 km del caserío La Piedra de Mundo Nuevo, Parroquia Libertador, Municipio Freites, Estado Anzoátegui, Venezuela.” 
References
  • KOK, PHILIPPE J. R.; GILSON A. RIVAS FUENMAYOR and OLIVIER S. G. PAUWELS 2007. The taxonomic status of the Venezuelan snakes Atractus matthewi and A. nororientalis (Serpentes, Colubridae). Zootaxa 1493: 66-68 - get paper here
  • Markezich, A. L. and C. L. Barrio-Amorós 2004. A new species of Atractus (Serpentes: Colubridae) from northeastern Venezuela. Bull. Maryland Herp. Soc. 40:111–121
  • Natera-Mumaw, Marco; Luis Felipe Esqueda-González & Manuel Castelaín-Fernández 2015. Atlas Serpientes de Venezuela Santiago de Chile, Dimacofi Negocios Avanzados S.A., 456 pp. - get paper here
  • Prudente, A. L. da & Santos-Costa, M. C. dos 2006. A new species of Atractus Wagler, 1828 (Serpentes: Colubridae) from Eastern Amazonia, Brazil. Zootaxa 1285: 21–29 - get paper here
  • RIVAS, GILSON A.; CÉSAR R. MOLINA, GABRIEL N. UGUETO, TITO R. BARROS, CÉSAR L. BAR- RIO-AMORÓS & PHILIPPE J. R. KOK 2012. Reptiles of Venezuela: an updated and commented checklist. Zootaxa 3211: 1–64 - get paper here
  • Sanchez, De Sousa., Esqueda, L.F. & Manzanilla, J. 2004. Especie nueva de Atractus (Serpentes:Colubridae) del macizo del Turimiquire, tramo oriental de la cordillera de la costa, Venezuela. Revista Saber 16(2): 89-95
  • Wallach, Van; Kenneth L. Williams , Jeff Boundy 2014. Snakes of the World: A Catalogue of Living and Extinct Species. Taylor and Francis, CRC Press, 1237 pp.
 
External links  
Is it interesting? Share with others:

As link to this species use URL address:

http://reptile-database.reptarium.cz/species?genus=Atractus&species=matthewi

without field 'search_param'. Field 'search_param' is used for browsing search result.



Please submit feedback about this entry to the curator